Bilingual Teacher Professional Development ProgramRepository archive entry for Bilingual Teacher Professional Development Program (BTPDP) in the Programs No Longer Administered by the California Department of Education (CDE) Section of the CDE Web site.
Added to Programs No Longer Administered by the California Department of Education (CDE) on February 8, 2024.
This information is for historical purposes only and it is possible that information contained here may not be current.
The purpose of the Bilingual Teacher Professional Development Program Grant was to increase the number of teachers who obtain a bilingual authorization as a result of participation in the program and increase the number of teachers with a bilingual authorization who return to teaching in a bilingual or multilingual setting. Funding for the program was established by Assembly Bill 99, Chapter 15 and Section 54 Article 5 (commencing with Section 52200) and added to Chapter 7 of Part 28 of Division 4 of Title 2 of the Education Code.